In-Vitro Corrosion Studies of Bioabsorbable Magnesium Alloys

  1. Suveen N. Mathaudhu,
  2. Wim H. Sillekens,
  3. Neale R. Neelameggham and
  4. Norbert Hort
  1. P. Gill and
  2. N. Munroe

Published Online: 15 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118359228.ch87

Magnesium Technology 2012

Magnesium Technology 2012

How to Cite

Gill, P. and Munroe, N. (2012) In-Vitro Corrosion Studies of Bioabsorbable Magnesium Alloys, in Magnesium Technology 2012 (eds S. N. Mathaudhu, W. H. Sillekens, N. R. Neelameggham and N. Hort), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118359228.ch87

Author Information

  1. Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Florida International University, Miami, FL, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 MAR 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118291214

Online ISBN: 9781118359228

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Keywords:

  • magnesium;
  • biodegradable;
  • corrosion;
  • SEM;
  • XRD

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Materials and methods

  • Electrochemical testing

  • Immersion test

  • Results and Discussion

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements